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Atomic ‘re-packing’ behind metallic glass mystery
29-March-2017

A new method uncovers a four-decade mystery about metallic glass that could allow researchers to fine-tune its properties to develop new materials.

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Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Sharing expert experimental knowledge to expedite design
28-March-2017

A repository of metabolic information provides a quick reference tool for designing useful synthetic biological systems.

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Contact: Michelle D'Antoni Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Information storage with a nanoscale twist
28-March-2017

Discovery of a novel rotational force inside magnetic vortices makes it easier to design ultrahigh capacity disk drives.

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Contact: Michelle D'Antoni Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
New type of sensor material developed
28-March-2017

Hokkaido University scientists have succeeded in developing a nickel complex that changes color and magnetism when exposed to methanol vapor. The new material can potentially be used not only as a chemical sensor, but also with future rewritable memory devices.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Sensing harmful molecules with light
22-March-2017

Ultra-sensitive devices are being developed to detect biological and chemical compounds.

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Contact: Mikiko Tanifuji Institution: National Institute for Materials Science
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